T CrB
DSS image of T CrB
Digitized Sky Survey image of T CrB, 15' x 15' with north at top and west to the right

DSS image of T CrB
Overlaid DSS image of T CrB, 15' x 15' with north at top and west to the right
SAO 84129

Type  Variable Star
Magnitude  10.1 (avg.)
Size  
RA (2000)  15h 59'
Dec (2000)  25° 55' N
Constellation  Corona Borealis

Observing Notes

Steve Coe

Recurrent Nova; Blaze Star; 2.3-10m; outbursts 1866 & 1946
Other Data Sources for T CrB
Nearby objects for T CrB
6 objects found within 120'
NGC6016 T CrB IC4587
IC1166 NGC6051 IC4588
Acknowledgements and Credits...

Drawings, descriptions and CCD photos are copyright Andrew Cooper unless otherwise noted, no usage without permission. Use for non-profit and educational reasons is generally given on request.

Positional and some physical information is from the NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database (NED) which is operated by the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, under contract with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

Additional object data from the SIMBAD database, operated at CDS, Strasbourg, France.

The Digitized Sky Survey was produced at the Space Telescope Science Institute under U.S. Government grant NAG W-2166. The images of these surveys are based on photographic data obtained using the Oschin Schmidt Telescope on Palomar Mountain and the UK Schmidt Telescope.

Dark nebulae data from E.E. Barnard, A Photographic Atlas of Selected Regions of the Milky Way. Ed. Edwin B. Frost and Mary R. Calvert. Carnegie Institution of Washington, 1927

Object descriptions of Rev. Webb from Celestial Objects for Common Telescopes sixth edition, Rev. T.W. Webb, 1917, edited by Rev T.E.Espin.